Throughout his long and prolific career, Luis Chan created a body of work that ranged from surreal Chinese ink landscapes and fantastical portraits, to graphic collage and bold experimentations reminiscent of “action” painting. From his first solo debut exhibition in 1935 until his final show in 1993 at the age of 89, Luis Chan presented 47 solo exhibitions. Click ahead to learn more about Luis Chan’s colorful life story.
Luis Chan: The World Comes to Him
15–28 March | New York
*All reference images provided courtesy of Hanart TZ Gallery, Hong Kong, and the Luis Chan Family Trust.